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.org >>> and finally tonight here it still says september on the calendar but in one virginia town it looks a lot like late december all because of a little boy's christmas wish coming true. little 5-year-old nathan norman is getting the mail and lots of it. so much so his entire family right there helping him, mom, dad, his sister there too. their mailbox already overflowing with christmas cards. >> nathan racing in to wish you a merry christmas. >> reporter: the holiday coming early for a boy who wanted it to. nathan has been fighting cancer since he was just a year old. his mom and dad and the phone calls had come at all hours of the day. >> it's never good when the doctor's office calls you after hours. >> reporter: what started as brain cancer has spread. he's had surgery and chemotherapy and he's fighting it. but his latest scan showed the tumors have been stubborn and even at 5 knowing he's up against a fight he said that the one thing that would make him happy get him through it is celebrate an early christmas. >> nathan asked when we come home if we would put up our christmas tree and our lig
and virginia showing president obama pulling into the lead, the stakes very high for the romney campaign to do something to carve away at the least. i want to bring in our senior political editor rick klein tonight in washington. we were talking about "snl" last night, the opening sketch. the actor playing the president acknowledging it's a rough economy, the job market bad, too, but -- >> i'm not worried. not in the least. should be. our campaign has a secret weapon. and that secret weapon is speaking right now in tulsa, oklahoma. >> hello, i'm mitt romney. and i understand the hardships facing ordinary americans. for example, this summer, one of my horses failed to medal at the olympics. so, i know hardship. >> "snl" last night. we've heard conservative voices saying that the challenger, in this job climate, ought to be running away with this by now. did they hit on something? >> reporter: this is devastating in a quiet sort of way. this likability gap is not going away. and the fact is for romney, there is no policy description or attack ad strategy is going to change it. the only thing tha
goes down in just two seconds. these teens suffered bumps and bruises, but this virginia woman broke her leg after her deck collapsed and other people have been killed. so what should you watch out for? first, experts say look for cracked and rotted wood. the people at this birthday party in redmond, washington, had no idea their deck was rotting, until it fell out from under them. banging them up. another warning sign is weak connections, like nails. experts say make sure the deck is bolted instead, straight through to the skeleton of the house. >> there was a loud crack but there was nothing before that. we didn't hear any cracking. >> reporter: two people were in critical condition after this dramatic deck collapse in golden, colorado. third, even if the deck is attached properly make sure the bolts aren't corroding. what happens when people ignore the warning signs? abc news had this deck built with the number one flaw, those weak connections, just so we could demolish it and show you. >> one, two, three! >> reporter: it's textbook like so many, our deck collapses against the bui
and virginia. it's still not enough to quiet even republican critics. >> their core problem was carefulness, inability to focus on their own essential meaning. >> i think he's tak faking it. >> reporter: comments like those prompted ann romney's comments a few days ago. >> stop it. this is hard. you want to try it? get in a ring. >> reporter: and that provided fodder for "saturday night live." >> that's why running a republican campaign is so hard. if you're a democrat, you get to eat with cool people like george clooney. if you are a republican, you get to shake john voigt's cold lizard hand. >> reporter: along with that battleground state strategy, the romney campaign is banking on the debates. today in los angeles, the candidate had what are called private meetings, that is often code for debate preparation. david? >> all right, david kerley tonight, david, thank you. >>> you bring up the debates, there and that's the other countdown tonight. just ten days. i want to bring in rick klein tonight, and rick, it's been four years since president obama was on that debate stage. mitt romney ha
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